Armstrong Red Maple - Acer rubrum 'Armstrong'

A fast growing, upright tree with attractive silver-grey bark. Green, star shaped leaves put on a show in fall with colors of yellow, orange and red that lasts for several weeks. Armstrong can reach up to 60 feet tall.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Flower Attributes: 
Showy Flowers
Landscape Uses: 
Mass Planting
Specimen
Garden Styles: 
Edible
Modern
Traditional
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
50'+
Spread: 
10-20'
Flower Colors: 
Red
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Special Features: 
Attractive Foliage
Fall Colour
Winter Interest
Growth Habits: 
Round
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 4
Average: 4.3 (4 votes)

Prefers a moist well drained woodland soil. Water regularly as needed. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer prior to new spring growth. Little pruning is necessary. Prune broken or damaged limbs. 

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